• Family resource centres make a big difference all across Winnipeg.

    "When families live in difficult situations,

    there are things our community can do to help."
  • "Life is never easy for anybody,

    but I open that door and I have a sense of home." It's where Dawn finds her community.
  • "It's a larger poverty to see no possibility."

    Mary finds a new path and lifts the shadow of poverty.

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Turning compassion into action

Help a homeless person transition into a home! United Way of Winnipeg, as part of Peace Days, is supporting Doorways housing first approach to help people moving from homelessness to independent living. We are looking for gently used or new … Continue reading

Pulling for love.

MTA hosts another successful United Way Truck Pull. The 6th annual Manitoba Trucking Assocation (MTA) United Way Truck Pull broke new ground on Friday at the Polo Park Shopping Centre parking lot. “Fourteen teams is the most we’ve ever had in … Continue reading

GenNexters mix it up.

GenNext Fall Mixer brings together caring leaders. National Leasing played host for the GenNext Fall Mixer on Thursday, and about 50 GenNexters heard about the work of United Way and a call to leadership. “When we step down from what we … Continue reading

Kindness Showcase: Bison pulls out the caring.

Bison employees show heart! Bison Transport kicked off their Bison Cares community philanthropy campaign on Wednesday with a truck pull at their Sherwin Road headquarters. Bison Transport Truck Pull for United Way! #BisonCares @unitedwaywpg #teamwork A photo posted by Bison … Continue reading

GenNext looks to the future.

GenNext council makes plans, fall mixer coming up. The GenNext council met August 25 at United Way for their 2015 strategy session to focus on how caring young Winnipeggers can create meaningful social change in Winnipeg. “It was very encouraging and inspiring to … Continue reading

An Epic kickoff.

EPIC Information Solutions fuels-up for their first United Way campaign. EPIC Information Solutions decided to begin the week, and their first-ever United Way campaign, with a simple yet always effective kickoff last week – a pancake breakfast. And not just pancakes, pancakes created … Continue reading